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The World’s Largest Arms Suppliers

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The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) has released new data on the volume of global arms exports between 2014 and 2018. During that period, the United States, Russia, France, Germany and China accounted for 75 percent of all arms exports. Between 2009-13 and 2014-18, the …

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The State of the Internet Around the World

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Thirty years ago, Tim Berners-Lee published his landmark scientific proposal, “Information Management: A Proposal” that laid out the foundation for developing the fundamentals of the internet. Berners-Lee was a computer scientist working at CERN when he birthed the concept and proposal. After …

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Apple Dominates Global Smartwatch Sales

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When Apple introduced the Apple Watch in September 2014, it had impossible shoes to fill. After all, the company’s first foray into the nascent wearables market was supposed to emulate the iPhone’s unprecedented success, a task that the iPad had failed to …

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Fast Food Was Healthier In The 1980s

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Across the United States, 93.3 million people were obese in 2015-2016 while 36.6 percent of the country’s adults consumed fast food on a given day according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A new study published in the Journal of …

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India Has The Most Polluted Cities On Earth

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Air pollution will cost the global economy $225 billion over the next year and take an estimated seven million lives. That’s according to the IQAir AirVisual 2018 World Air Quality Report which was compiled together with Greenpeace. The research found that 15 …

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